“Training for the actual business side of the business in my industry is non-existent. MetroAction’s programs have given me a new outlook on the overall management of my business. Their programs are extremely helpful.”

– Amy Ghirelli, Owner of Portofino Salon, Scranton

Commit to working ON your business, not just IN it!

In conjunction with the Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce, MetroAction offers a variety of training and business development programs to help start-up and existing businesses develop the skills they need to be successful. Topics include customer service, financial management, strategic planning, leadership development and more!

Click HERE for an up-to-date calendar of events.

Financing Your Business: This seminar explains the options of financing your business despite today’s difficult economy. You will learn how small business loans work, what documents and information are required, and review the requirements to qualify for small-business financing. The seminar will also explain about small business grants, what lenders look for, understanding credit and how you can improve your chances of qualifying for a small-business loan. This program is also available as a webinar. [$10]

Meet the Lender Forum: MetroAction teams up with partner locations throughout the year to provide informative roundtable discussions on small business financing opportunities. [FREE]